Opportunities Industrialization Center


Part I: How This Process Works

  1. You MUST reside in Upper Yakima County.
    a. Not sure whether you live in Yakima County? Look at the Zip Code List at right.
    b. If you are outside Yakima County and need energy assistance please call 211 for additional assistance.
  2. You cannot have received energy assistance after October 1, 2018.
  3. You must be income eligible and provide the required documentation.
  4. If you do not provide all the required documentation to your appointment, you are not guaranteed to receive services.
  5. The form can be viewed in Spanish, but must be submitted in English.

Part II: Getting An Appointment

  1. Appointments are scheduled on a first come first serve basis (for HEATING assistance ONLY on this web site). If you need help with anything other then a HEATING bill, you must call the OIC office closest to your home or call 211.
  2. Scheduled clients must arrive 10 minutes prior to your appointment time and complete a pre-application. Late Arrivals - If you arrive 10 minutes past your scheduled appointment you will not be seen and can request to be added to the waiting list.

Questions or Problems

  1. For questions that haven't been answered, check our FAQ page (see link at top right).
  2. If you have any further questions or concerns, please call 509-452-7145

Register For Appointment

Have you received assistance since 10/1/2018?
We're sorry but Energy Assistance in only eligible once per heating season.

Applicant Information

* = Required Field

Applicant

Residence Address

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Income Information

What source(s) of income has/have been received in the household?
This would include everyone in the household, including those 17 and under. Check all that applies below.

  • Households will be required to verify income when it was RECEIVED, not earned.

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Income Information

If your entire household has received no income/monies of any kind for the months of August 2018, September 2018, or October 2018, then check the box below. Otherwise enter all income received for these months in the table below.

Type Of Income August 2018 September 2018 October 2018
Earned income  (gross)
TANF
GAUGAX
SSA
SSI
SSD
Unemployment
(not taxed at the time received)
Unemployment
(taxed at the time received)
Child support   (received)
Child support   (paid out)
Pensions/retirement
(taxed at the time rec'd)
Pensions/retirement
(not taxed at the time rec'd)
Military
Self-employment
Other

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Choose Your Appointment



If you need to change your appointment, You can do so by clicking on the Office, Appointment Date, or Appointment Time fields above.

ONCE YOU PRESS SUBMIT, YOU CAN NOT CHANGE YOUR APPOINTMENT!